Education Site

Colleges and Universities Colleges and Universities - Comprehensive list of links to home pages of colleges and universities around the world

Lists of Most Wired Colleges

 

FINANCIAL AID SITES

WV Promise Scholarship 

Federal Student Financial Aid  Homepage

On-line College Financial Aid Application (FAFSA)

Fast Web - Helping Over 8 Million Students Find Scholarships, Colleges and Jobs

For visually-impaird students, FCPL has an audio CD produced by the US Department of Education.  It contains information on student aid programs, application procedures, eligibility criteria, loan repayment options, deferment and cancellation provisions, and non-federal resources as well.  You can request your own copy by calling the Federal Student Aid Information Center at 1-800-433-3243 -- or ask your librarian how to borrow the library's copy.

For hearing-impaired students, the Federal Student Aid Information Center is equipped with a toll-free TDD.  The number is 1-800-730-8913.  Hearing-impaired students may also contact the Center by e-mail at sfamail@ncs.ed.gov .

 

College Entrance Exams

College Board (SAT)

ACT Assessment

The Princeton Review

ACT Test Help

Kaplan.com - ACT Test Prep and Tutoring

Free ACT Practice Site

 

College Resources
Academic Info -- Academic Info aims to be the premier educational gateway to online college and research level Internet resources.  Even though the target audience is the college and university community, the subject guides are useful to high school and general users as well.  Academic Info is the "white pages" to the academic community.
K-12 Schools and Resources

GED Testing Service -- official site

LiteracyLink -- including the GED connection

NASA K-12 Internet Initiative - Science on the Internet for the classroom.

Lunar and Planetary Institute - a NASA-funded institute in Houston, Texas, devoted to studying the solar system and sharing the excitement of space exploration with the public.

eSchool News Online -- Where K-12 education and technology meet.

Teachers First -- a web page of teachers' resources.

Education World - eJournal for teachers.

Puzzlemaker - a puzzle generation tool for teachers, students and parents. Create and print customized word search, crossword and math puzzles using your word lists. Build your own maze or print specialty hand-drawn mazes created around holidays and classroom topics.